UFC to Hold Event in Mainland China
During the UFC 214 broadcast, the promotion released its schedule for the final quarter of 2017. Among the events listed, one of the more noticeable was a Fight Night event scheduled for Nov. 25, which will see the first-ever UFC event to take place in the mainland of China.
Similarly, GLORY Kickboxing announced intentions for an event to take place in China. The announcement of that event is expected on Aug. 8.
Also featured in the UFC’s upcoming schedule is a Nov. 4 pay-per-view card at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and a Dec. 30 end-of-the-year pay-per-view event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Oct. 7: UFC 216 – T-Mobile Arena – Las Vegas, NV
Oct. 21: UFC Fight Night – Ergo Arena – Gdansk, Poland
Oct. 28: UFC Fight Night – Ginásio do Ibirapuera – Sao Paulo, Brazil
Nov. 4: UFC 217 – Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Nov. 11: UFC Fight Night – Ted Constant Convocation Center – Norfolk, VA
Nov. 18 (Nov. 19 in Australia): UFC Fight Night – Qudos Bank Arena – Sydney, Australia
Nov. 25: UFC Fight Night – Mercedes-Benz Arena – Shanghai, China
Dec. 1: The Ultimate Fighter Finale – Park Theatre – Las Vegas, NV
Dec. 2: UFC 218 – Little Caesars Arena – Detroit, MI
Dec. 9: UFC Fight Night – TBD
Dec. 16: FOX UFC Fight Night – MTS Centre – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Dec. 30: UFC 219 – T-Mobile Arena – Las Vegas, NV